"Ticket To Hell"
Short Film Drama - Running Time: 15:37 min
Synopsis - An intense journey through one kid's personal struggle, as the 17 year old son of a dying woman fights to manage his mother's pain as well as their ever crumbling home environment all by himself. After losing their medical insurance, the young man turns to a common drug dealer for help. The growing debt to his dealer soon get's away from him, becoming as unmanageable as his poor mother's agonizing pain. First, he sells his body... and then his soul. And then... he simply snaps.
Bree Pavey.........Miss Beamish
Eric Scott Woods.....Mr. Sergento
Past IMIS Film Screenings
Short Film Drama - Running Time: 8:31 min
Synopsis - For many years Brijanna has had a secret lover. She thought they had the perfect relationship. But now she can see her lover has a dark side. A very dark side. Brijanna knows she must break free before it is too late. But this lover has no intention of releasing her. Ever.
NEESHA POOLE......Brijanna TE KAEA BERI..... Trixie
RUGEN DU BRAY.....Dixie
CHELSEA McEWAN MILLER.....Narrator
"Soap and Roses"
Short Film Drama - Running Time: 33 min
Synopsis - Soap and roses is a film short that approaches the subject of sexual assault with a new perspective. This film explores not only the effects of rape trauma syndrome on the survivor, but also takes a unique look at the perpetrator, examining the psyche of the rapist by tracing one man's descent into violence.
Phillip Edward Vanlear....Raymond Oliver
Linara Washington....Julissa Triste
Elizabeth Shivers....Denise Oliver
Cerall Duncan....Alyne Triste
Saralynne Crittenden...Mrs. Rosen
"THE EQUITY PARTNERS"
Short Film/Thriller - Running Time 13 min
Synopsis: A former litigator recruits an unemployed accountant (and ex-Marine) on a mission: to rob a Wall Street executive of hundreds of millions of dollars, and to redistribute the proceeds to foreclosed homeowners. They set up a business meeting in a Japanese restaurant, only to be confronted by a Wall Street executive who isn't willing to go down quietly.
Eric Charles Jorgenson.....Darvish
Director, Writer and Composer
"Poplockin Groovin To Tha Grave"
Short Film Comedy - Running Time 14:08 min
Synopsis - After the freak accident death of his mentor Crackin Deluxe is out to to get what is rightfully his, the poplockin championship.
Short Film Drama â€“ Running Time: 16:30 min
Synopsis: An attractive woman checks into a hotel for a liaison with a young man. There, she chooses between destruction and salvation, both for herself and the man she loves.
Jacqueline Ann Finch - Elizabeth Dunning
Johnny Sale - Jamie
Chris Ross Leong
Jacqueline Ann Finch
Dwayne C. Ladd
"How To Break Up With Your Mother"
Short Film/Romantic Comedy - Running Time
SYNOPSIS: A dark comedy about an emasculated man, his gorgeous girlfriend and his matriarchal mother. After an ultimatum to break up with his mother, they'll both find out that a mothers bond isn't severed so easily.
Writer, Director& Editor
Short Film Sci-Fi/Thriller - Running Time: 22 min
Synopsis: Pregnant Frances, fearful of her husband, an LAPD detective, Eddie's erratic temper, waits anxiously for his return. Once again, his unreasonable anger flares.
Meanwhile, Janey (the fetus), protected warmly in the womb, hears what is happening. She feels the blow that kills her mother. Surviving her mother's death and born prematurely, Janey vows revenge. From the first night of her birth, she warns him of his fate.
Executive Producer...................Serita Stevens
Executive Producer......................Hank Tarlow
"PULL THE TRIGGER"
Short Film Action - running time 8:10 min
Synopsis: A Secret organization, The Oxtration Elite, pay Jake Thomas to perform operations against the Government. They give him a manufactured pill designed by the company that will give him super human powers. The C.I.A is trying to give them their pill which will counter act Oxtration Elite's pill and will leave Jake to death or insanity.
Richard Ryan ...... Jake Thomas
Dee Marshall.......Jane Doe
Tom Hart..........Tim Crenshaw
Joe F. Ryan
"Whole 'Nother Level"
Short Film Drama - Running Time 19:26 min
Synopsis - A 20-year-old man with cerebral palsy wants to pass the final test given to him by an occupational therapist. If he passes the test, he will qualify for job training and independent housing assistance. If not, his parents will be forced to put him in an institution.
Bruce B. Gordon
Short Film Drama - Running Time 10:59 min
Synopsis - In the life of a young man there is little room for error. De'Jon (Juhahn Jones), a Charismatic high school All-Star, finds himself in a bad situation when Miscommunication starts a brush fire of events in his teenage life.
Danielle L. Ross